LIST OF TOP MEDICAL COLLEGES IN BIHAR BASED ON 2020 RANKING

By Akanksha Gupta
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There are several medical colleges in Bihar, and the major ones are situated in Patna. Students from all over India are admitted to the top medical colleges in Bihar every year. 

  • There are a total of 30 medical colleges in Bihar, out of which 17 are public and 13 are private.
  • Most of these colleges admit about 100 students to the MBBS course annually. 
  • The selection of students is made based on marks secured in the competitive exam held at the national level in May every year. 
  • Like other top medical colleges in India, Bihar has experienced faculty and suitable infrastructure for advanced medical research and study.

Top Medical Colleges in Bihar: Rankings

Bihar Medical colleges 2020 have not been featured in the national rankings released by the Ministry of Human Resource Development. Still, some of the high-scoring students opt for admission to the top medical colleges in Bihar, and so the competition is very tough. 

Top Medical Colleges in Bihar: Cut off

To be eligible for admission to medical colleges in Bihar, students need to qualify for the required exam with minimum marks. Given below are some opening and closing cut off ranks of top medical colleges in Bihar:

College Name

NEET Opening Rank

NEET Closing Rank

Patna Medical College, Patna

280

4552

Indira Gandhi Institute Of Medical Sciences, Patna

1301 

6191

Nalanda Medical College, Patna

2697

8200

Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai

3683 

9039

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur

4427 

8616

Sri Krishna Medical College, Muzaffarpur

6030 

7906

Vardhman Institute Of Medical Sciences, Nalanda

4644 

12550

Anurag Narayan Magadh Medical College, Gaya

7139

11326

Government Medical College, Bettiah

10351 

13985

Top Medical Colleges in Bihar: Fee Structure

MBBS education is highly expensive and students should judge the affordability of getting admission in the top medical colleges based on their financial standing. The following list shows the average annual fee charged by top medical colleges in Bihar for pursuing the course:

College Name

Average Annual Fees

Patna Medical College, Patna

INR 6,200

Indira Gandhi Institute Of Medical Sciences, Patna

INR 50,000

Nalanda Medical College, Patna

INR 7,000

Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai

INR 17,040

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur

INR 15,900 

Sri Krishna Medical College, Muzaffarpur

INR 9,800

Vardhman Institute Of Medical Sciences, Nalanda

INR 20,600

From the above list, it is clear that Patna Medical College is the most cost-effective institution for pursuing MBBS in Bihar. Other top medical colleges in Bihar which have an affordable fee structure are Nalanda Medical College and Sri Krishna Medical College, charging less than INR 10,000 for the annual fee.

Top Medical Colleges in Bihar: Admission Process

There are 30 medical colleges in Bihar, out of which 17 are government medical colleges and 13 are private medical colleges. The diagram below shows the proportion of government medical colleges to private medical colleges.

Number of medical colleges in Bihar

Common entrance tests are conducted annually across India for the selection of students for admission to the medical colleges in Bihar. 

Entrance Exam

Description

NEET

NEET is a national level exam held for MBBS/ BDS admissions after class 12. The exam is conducted once a year and is the most important medical entrance examination in the country.

Following is a list of top medical colleges in Bihar based on the opening and closing NEET rank Cut-off based on which the students are selected for admission:

NEET Rank Cut-off in Top Medical Colleges in Bihar

From the above list, it is clear that Patna Medical College is the most cost-effective institution for pursuing MBBS in Bihar. Other top medical colleges in Bihar which have an affordable fee structure are Nalanda Medical College and Sri Krishna Medical College, charging less than INR 10,000 for the annual fee.

Patna Medical College, Patna

Patna Medical College is the sixth oldest medical college of India, established in the year 1925. This college is considered as the best among the top medical colleges in Bihar. Every year about 180 students are admitted to the undergraduate and postgraduate courses. This college is affiliated to Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna.

  • All UG, PG and diploma courses taught at the Patna Medical College are recognized by MCI / DCI.
  • There are 150 recognized seats for admission to the MBBS course.
  • The annual fee charged for the MBBS course is only INR 6200. Security deposit money to be deposited at the time of admission is INR 10,000.
  • The academic session starts in August every year.

Indira Gandhi Institute Of Medical Sciences, Patna

An autonomous institution established under legislation passed by the Bihar State Government, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) is one of the top medical colleges in Bihar, it also provides super specialty medical facilities. This college is under the autonomous body - IGIMS University.

  • 100 seats are permitted by MCI for the intake of students to the MBBS course.
  • The tuition fee of INR 50,000 is charged annually. The total amount payable at the time of admission is INR 90,000 which includes refundable caution money amount of INR 10,000.
  • The hostel fee charged is INR 20,000 annually.
  • If a candidate wishes to take back the admission after the final counseling, a penalty of INR 5,00,000 plus the fee of the whole course will be charged.
  • The academic session starts in August every year.

Nalanda Medical College, Patna

Nalanda Medical College will be completing 50 years of establishment this year. This medical college is affiliated to the Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna. It is a major hospital in Patna taking care of about 2,000 patients daily in OPD.

  • The Undergraduate academic session begins in August every year.
  • The MBBS course is of 4.6 years of duration followed by compulsory training of one year.
  • Admission is through the entrance exam conducted by the Bihar government and also through the All India competitive exam conducted by CBSE.
  • The annual fee charged for the MBBS course is INR 7,000.
  • MCI has sanctioned 100 seats for the MBBS course in this college.

Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai

Darbhanga Medical college is one of the top medical colleges in Bihar and is affiliated to Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna. This college was established in 1946 and since then it has been recognized for high-level research and specialty studies.

  • Courses in medicines, neurology, orthopedics, pediatrics, and surgery are taught at the Undergraduate level.
  • MCI has sanctioned an annual intake of 100 seats plus 10 seats reserved for the economically weaker sections, for the MBBS course in this college.
  • There are 487 teaching members associated with the Darbhanga Medical College.
  • The annual fee charged for the MBBS course is INR 17,040
  • The academic session starts in September every year.

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Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur

Formerly known as the Bhagalpur Medical College when it was established in the year 1970, the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College is one of the top medical colleges in Bihar. The college is managed by the Government of Bihar and is affiliated to the Aryabhatta Knowledge University.

  • Students are selected for admission through the national level competitive exams every year.
  • Total seats recognized by MCI for the MBBS course is 120 seats out of which 20 seats are reserved for the economically weaker sections.
  • Annual fee charged for the MBBS course is INR 15,900
  • The academic session for the MBBS course in this college starts in August every year.

Top Medical Colleges in Bihar: Entrance Exam Wise

Students have to go through the admission counseling procedure managed by the Medical Council Committee (MCC) for applying to recognized medical colleges in India. The MCC releases All India ranks based on the marks scored by students in the NEET entrance test. All government medical colleges in Bihar accept NEET scores, while private colleges may have independent criteria for admissions.

Top Medical Colleges in Bihar Through NEET 

The National Testing Agency  (NTA) conducts the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions to MBBS and BDS courses in medical colleges all over India. The top medical colleges in Bihar accept NEET scores for conducting counseling for 15% All India Quota seats. NEET exam is usually held in May every year. Following is the list of top medical colleges in Bihar selecting students based on their performance in the NEET test:

  • Patna Medical College, Patna
  • Indira Gandhi Institute Of Medical Sciences, Patna
  • Nalanda Medical College, Patna
  • Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur
  • Sri Krishna Medical College, Muzaffarpur
  • Vardhman Institute Of Medical Sciences, Nalanda
  • Anurag Narayan Magadh Medical College, Gaya
  • Government Medical College, Bettiah

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Top Medical Colleges in Bihar: FAQs

Ques. Which medical college in Bihar is the best for MBBS?

Ans. Patna Medical College, Patna is the best medical college in Bihar for the MBBS course.

Ques. Which medical college in Bihar has the best infrastructure and campus?

Ans. Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences is one of the top medical colleges in Bihar with the best infrastructure.

Ques. Which medical college in Bihar has the most affordable?

Ans. Patna Medical College is the most affordable medical college in Bihar.

Ques. What is the process of admission to the top medical colleges in Bihar?

Ans. To get admission to the top medical colleges in Bihar, you need to take the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and undergo counseling managed by the Medical Counselling Committee.

Ques. What are the examination fee charges for appearing in the NEET test?

Ans. Students (general category) have to pay INR 1500 at the time of applying for the NEET test. Special category students can take the test at reduced fees.

Ques. Where can I find more information on the NEET test?

Ans. More information on the NEET test is available at http://www.ntaneet.nic.in/.

Ques. When do the admissions for the top medical colleges in Bihar start?

Ans. The admission process starts with the release of the NEET application form in December for the exam held in May.

Ques. What are the criteria for selection in the top Medical colleges in Bihar?

Ans. Selection to the top medical colleges in Bihar is based on NEET scores and marks obtained in Class XII board examinations.

Ques. What documents will be required at the time of joining the allocated medical colleges in Bihar?

Ans. Basic documents required at the time of admission to the medical colleges in Bihar include the date of birth proof, identity proof, provisional allocation letter, NEET admit card, NEET rank letter /scorecard, admission counseling form, Class XII mark sheet and passing certificate of school, 8 passport size photograph, etc. Some colleges require specific documents about which students are intimated before the admission procedure.

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